The table below looks at the statistics for Network Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security
Rank 37 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Network Security 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.42% 0.67% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 3.92% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +15.62%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Network Security
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 51 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 10.92% 17.17% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 105
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Network Security Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Network Security
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security across the Luton region.

Network Security Salary Trend in Luton

Network Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security.

1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) SS7
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) SMS
2 3 (60.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) GSM
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (60.00%) LTE
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA

Network Security
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton region citing Network Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) SS7
2 3 (60.00%) SMS
2 3 (60.00%) 3GPP
2 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) GSM
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) LTE
2 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) RIP
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Operations Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) F5